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Mercedes GTK Concept by iPeg Mercedes GTK Concept by iPeg
For a change I tried designing a car instead of a weapon. Well it ended up being a car WITH a weapon. Hope you like it :-)

About the vehicle:
This is the Mercedes GTK Concept in Bundeswehr (German Army) ISAF camouflage. It's essentially a 2 seater next generation offroad vehicle filled with technical ideas. To begin with, the GTK has no axes but 4 electric wheel hub motors in every wheel. The wheels are attached by 6-axis KUKA robotarms and steered by FESTO fluidic muscles from -90° to +90°. This allows the vehicle to be extremely offroad capable, fast and agile.

The car has no windows and is designed to be aerodynamic and ballistic impact-reflecting. It also features split gullwingdoors, a electric winch, 360° cameras, slideout weapon storrage, a 40mm GMW and a battery slate system below the bonnet.
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:iconbesentanz:
Besentanz Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2015
Well there is already the Dingo, which is basically a Mercedes Unimog chassis with armoured body by KMW and remote controlled machine-gun.
Nice work though.
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:iconmarnodor:
Marnodor Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Amazing vehicle design, absolutely inspiring.
Makes me want to pick up Maya full time again :)
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:iconsteeloavenger:
steeloavenger Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist Interface Designer
I love this! Might have to make one!
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:icondlordtesh:
Dlordtesh Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2015
I cann't help it!...Sorry!...I must just shout:
SIEG HEILL !!!
supergut
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:iconatropos907:
Atropos907 Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2014
when I saw this I had to have one.  And now I do!  I painted it with a dark red-violet carbon fiber.
keep up the awesome modeling and let me know if you license any more designs to fabricators. 

paintjob below
atropos907.deviantart.com/art/…
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:iconcamilo101:
Camilo101 Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2014  Student General Artist
this is so sweet
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:iconxxxravenbladexxx:
xxxRavenbladexxx Featured By Owner May 4, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It looks awesome.
Convincing design and details. I'm sure we are able to build that wehicle nowadays.
You're plannig on becoming a developing Engineer or something similar ?
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:icononyxthegreat:
Onyxthegreat Featured By Owner May 3, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Love it! Very futuristic.
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:iconspinebl4st3r:
SpineBl4st3r Featured By Owner May 2, 2014  Student Artist
It cost 400.000$ just to drive this thing....for 12 seconds
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:iconbeowulf2345:
Beowulf2345 Featured By Owner May 2, 2014  Student Digital Artist
You should be the next head of the Q branch of MI6. 007 needs this.
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:icontherainyyew:
THERAINYYEW Featured By Owner May 2, 2014
wow amazing
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:iconmeta00:
Meta00 Featured By Owner May 2, 2014
AKA the Mercedes Warthog
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:iconreaperop117:
reaperop117 Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2013  Hobbyist
if i had money to find someone to build this i would..........its amazing in so many ways
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Sut-Kemik-Yapar Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2013
I think this vehicle look best in this camo. Great work..
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Beowulf2345 Featured By Owner May 2, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Honestly, imagine what this would look like if it was made of carbon fiber. I love the way carbon panels look, so... I feel like it should be retextured with that texture just because CarbonFiber is the coolest thing ever.
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:iconsquirejohn:
squirejohn Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2013
Looks great - will help for "road rage".  Great to see you have tyre tread going the correct way too!
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:icontyrranux:
Tyrranux Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2013
Oh look it's an Autobot in vehicle mode XD
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:iconcerberus116:
Cerberus116 Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2013
Nice UGV!
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:iconolafanderson:
olafanderson Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2013
Forgive me but this whole think looks REALLY cool, except for the really weird and super exposed back end. Gotta fix that man.
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:iconrichthewolf257:
RichTheWolf257 Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Now THAT is a Mercedes!
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:iconkaelthas-wolfheart:
Kaelthas-Wolfheart Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Need one of those to go work!
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:iconeasyridin:
easyridin Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2012
oh very cool! :D
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:iconrussculls:
Russculls Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2012  Student Digital Artist
I mean c'mon!! how do you think of this awesomeness!?!
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:iconsuzzen12:
suzzen12 Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2012
I what one
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:iconjadziana:
Jadziana Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2012  Student Writer
Awesome. This would make Bundeswehr look like the coolest army on the planet.
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:iconjbelux:
jbelux Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2012
nice concept
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:iconkcs11:
kcs11 Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012
Hey, the new Crysis game seems to have similar body design
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:iconsupermen89:
supermen89 Featured By Owner May 4, 2012  Student Interface Designer
Amazing !!!!!!!!!
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:iconcriarpo:
criarpo Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2012  Professional General Artist
dude love itĦĦĦ is just perfect!
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:icontopysecrets:
Topysecrets Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2012
Can you Upload the Car - Model in .OBJ for Maya !?
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:icontopysecrets:
Topysecrets Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2012
Can you Upload the Car - Model in .OBJ for Maya !?
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:iconkain-s:
Kain-s Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2012
Stunning design
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:iconcovertrecon:
CovertRecon Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2012
very cool, great job !!
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:iconmarcinciszewicz:
marcinciszewicz Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2012
Beautiful - and regardless of Antenotici Workshop doing it, I'd love to develop the idea further, if you don't mind - although after browsing KUKA catalog, I'm somewhat wondering how heavy this thing is. Their best robot arm can support 350 kilos of weight, which means that any four wheeled thing heavier than 1.4 tons would be impossible, unless you factor in future advances in materials technology.
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NewAgeOfPower Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2012
What does GTK stand for?

Gepanzertes Transport Kraftfahrzeug is something like Armored Transport- But this looks like more of an fast assault/scout car- or even a robotic combatant.

Either way. Bad. Ass.
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:iconblackmaster23:
BlackMaster23 Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2012  Student General Artist
hi there i see your a pro artist i was just wondering if u can check my profile and see what u think awesome work BTW
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:icongiganaut:
Giganaut Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2012
put into service PUT IN IN NOW! XDD
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:icongosp:
Gosp Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2012  Professional Interface Designer
Geil! Ich kauf zwei und einen geb ich zu AMG.
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:iconpyrotactick:
Pyrotactick Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2012
"Your telling me that there's brain juice all over our tires?"
"Yeah, and the guns out of bullets..."
"...Huh..."
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:iconmatthlindsay:
matthlindsay Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
would look awesome in my drive way
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:iconrdfaf:
RDFAF Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2012
Motherfrakking awesome! Can it come with windows anyway and 4 people? It looks like the perfect candidate for the HUMMV replacement.
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:iconebolabears:
EbolaBears Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2011
Awesome design.
Really cool idea.

I think you need at least a periscope or something so the crew are not reliant on electronic vision.
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:iconulricconnal:
UlricConnal Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
+1 for KUKA robots!
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:iconbikehikeclimb:
bikehikeclimb Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2011  Student Digital Artist
How long did this take you? What is the rendering engine?
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:iconsenthrax:
Senthrax Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2011  Student Artist
Awesome. Worked out great though I think you should add some more barrels ^^
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:iconmorpheous1989:
Morpheous1989 Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2011
this would be awesome for the halo movie
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:iconrob-cavanna:
Rob-Cavanna Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2011
Seriously awesome! :heart:
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:icontergonaut:
Tergonaut Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2011
Oooh, I really like this one. It reminds me a lot of the Sophia 3rd from the Blaster Master games, and the modern styling of it is really awesome.
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:iconr4pp:
R4pp Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2011
Superb, somehow reminds me of a jeep in one of the earlier HALO games (I'm not a fan of them). The only criticism I could give is that the front grill and lights look a bit too modern day super car like, meaning non-militaristic but maybe that's not what your work is about...maybe the lights are hard to detect and only the driver(s) if there is a driver :) really sees what the light shows. Of course Mercedes always like to make sure they leave their mark with their brands symbol too ;). I like it a lot.
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:iconferain:
Ferain Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2011  Professional Artist
This thing looks intense, though on first glance, this seemed to be a groundside realisation of the increasing remote-controlled vehicle-use in modern warfare. Anyhow, this looks great! Very amazing, and extremely realistic!
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